Also found in: Dictionary, Legal, Financial, Idioms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to shill: Shill bidding, shillaber
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • all
  • noun
  • verb

Words related to shill

a decoy who acts as an enthusiastic customer in order to stimulate the participation of others

Related Words

act as a shill

References in periodicals archive ?
Hank is based on Shill, 43, who became a quadriplegic after a 1971 diving accident.
Shill is the editor in chief and his brother Michael is the owner of the company, which is based near Spokane, Wash.
We listen to them sometimes, and I have come to the conclusion that they are shills for the Left, but posing as "conservative." Both Limbaugh and Hannity have pooh-poohed the idea of a conspiracy, and Limbaugh went so far as to accuse those of us who believe in the existence of a conspiracy as "kooks."
Your article suggesting that I am shilling for the KLA, which you describe as a bunch of drug dealing gangsters, is -- let us say -- very imaginative (see our "Insider Report" item entitled "Rohrabacher Shills for the KLA," September 24th issue, page 6).